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2 Kings 20:6 GNT

6 I will let you live fifteen years longer. I will rescue you and this city Jerusalem from the emperor of Assyria. I will defend this city, for the sake of my own honor and because of the promise I made to my servant David."

Study tools for 2 Kings 20:6

  • 1 20:17 - 20.17 2 K 24.13; 2 Ch 36.10.
  • 2 20:18 - 20.18 2 K 24.14, 15; Dn 1.1-7.
  • a 20:7 - [One ancient translation (and see Is 38.21)] figs, and he would get well; [Hebrew] figs. They did so, and he got well.
  • b 20:9 - stairway . . . steps . . . steps . . . ; [or] sundial . . . degrees . . . degrees.
  • c 20:10 - steps; [or] degrees.
  • d 20:10 - steps; [or] degrees.
  • e 20:11 - steps; [or] degrees.
  • f 20:11 - stairway; [or] sundial. [Archaeological evidence suggests that the stairway referred to in this passage was one specially constructed to tell time.]